Small But Effective Ways to Stick to a Budget

Creating a budget is one thing. Sticking to it is another, and it’s no easy task. Being able to successfully do it, however, is a great accomplishment and a victory, and gives you a sense of control over your finances. Sticking to a budget is crucial in reaching your financial goals because every goal requires planning. However, no matter how well you design your budget plan, you sometimes find yourself overspending or over-indulging on certain aspects. Don’t beat yourself up for it! Everybody does it every once in a while. What matters is you get back on track each time.

eco-friendly-ideas-for-your-home

We might spend hours checking that our food is free-range and organic, and that our rubbish is separated for recycling, but many of us are still heavily reliant on harmful chemicals from plastic spray bottles to keep our houses or apartments clean. 

Here are some ideas that involve everyday items, many of which you will already have to hand in your kitchen or bathroom. From making your own sweet-smelling room spray with baking soda and lemon, to clearing up pet hair, getting rid of carpet stains and removing the rings left by glasses and cups, read on for some seriously useful tips and hints. Tried and tested over the years, these ideas are all guaranteed to make you feel super clean and tidy… and of course totally smug at your new housekeeping prowess!